8. -- Blackstone (BX) is open to keeping Dell (DELL) founder Michael Dell as CEO of the PC maker if it wins a bidding war for the company, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal.
9. -- American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) won bankruptcy court approval on Wednesday to merge with US Airways (LCC) to create the world's biggest airline.
10. -- The Miami Heat's winning streak is over. The Chicago Bulls beat the Heat on Wednesday, 01-97, ending Miami's streak at 27 games.
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